21 February 2017 angelika.rapala

Patrick L Young

SERIAL ENTREPRENEUR

Patrick is a former stock exchange CEO (SIBEX Romania) who has been involved in multiple sectors, although he is perhaps best known for his pioneering work in fintech, including his bestselling book of 1999 “Capital Market Revolution! – the future of markets in an online world” (Financial Times Prentice Hall). He was a co-founder of the prediction market Tradesports / Intrade and also of the grassroots startup group “Mission ToRun Business.” Patrick lectures a course on Startups & Entrepreneurship at Nicolaus Copernicus University and amongst other mentoring activities, is a member of the Startup Bootcamp FinTech programme in London.
Currently working on next generation fintech applications, Patrick runs a niche advisory business which also publishes the daily newsletter of financial market structure globally “Exchange Invest.”